As the weather warms up and the paloverde explodes into bloom, there's no better time to visit Yuma, Arizona, for a unique outdoor adventure. Soak up every minute in Yuma the way you’ve always wanted to — without regrets. Kick off an adventurous stay at full throttle with high-speed boating. Find solace in the sunset from a pontoon, a paddleboard or one of Yuma’s three national wildlife refuges. Whether you're a seasoned adventurer or just starting out, add Yuma to your bucket list.
Yuma is home to a variety of unique attractions that you won't find anywhere else. Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park is a must-see destination for history buffs, while Colorado River State Historic Park provides a glimpse into the military history of the area. The Yuma Art Center features rotating art exhibits and cultural events, and you can find beautiful, colorful murals scattered all around town. Visit one of the date farms and enjoy a date milkshake in the shade of a Medjool date palm tree, then explore some of the more offbeat destinations, such as Lauren Pratt’s Little Chapel, the McPhaul Suspension Bridge (also known as the Bridge to Nowhere), the Center of the World or the Museum of History in Granite.
Come springtime, Yuma is your oyster (or your slushy margarita). There’s no shortage of flavors. Whether you're in the mood for authentic Mexican cuisine or classic American dishes, you'll find plenty of options to choose from in Yuma. Some local favorites include Cafecito for coffee, pastries and vintage spaces to explore; El Charro for Mexican fare and all the margaritas; J.T. Prime for handcrafted cocktails and yummy eats; Lutes Casino, a historic landmark that serves up delicious burgers and fries; Prison Hill Brewing Co. for local beer and great food; and Rolls and Bowls for Mexican-Japanese fusion.
Head to welcoming Yuma this spring for guaranteed good times, unique scenes and memories for making. Whatever it is you seek, Yuma can help you find it this spring via air, rail or road. Ready to soak up every minute? Book today, be here tomorrow.